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Eva Allen, Raywick, KY (1927-2011)

She was the matriarch of a large, respected Raywick, KY family. She leaves 27 direct living descendants. She was a member of the Mt. Washington Baptist Church

Eva Allen, 83, of Raywick, KY, died Friday, June 3, 2011 in Lebanon, KY.

Visitation will be after 5pmET/4pmCT, Sunday, June 5, 2011, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY. The funeral service will be at 11amET/10amCT, Monday, June 6, 2011, at the funeral home by Rev. Jimmy York and Rev. Otis Skaggs. Burial will be in the Mt. Washington Baptist Church Cemetery.

Eva Allen, Raywick, KY (1927-2011)

Eva Allen was the daughter of the late Turner Skaggs and Rosettie Warren Skaggs. She was born Tuesday, August 30, 1927 in Taylor Co., KY. She died Friday, June 3, 2011 in Lebanon, Marion Co., KY, at the age of 83 years, 9 months, and 4 days

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Mt. Washington Baptist Church.

She united in marriage to J.C. Allen who preceded her in death March 12, 1989.

She is survived by the following:
  • One daughter and two sons: Judy Huber and husband Finis of Mt. Washington, KY; Nicky Allen and wife Loretta and Don Allen of Raywick, KY

  • Nine grandchildren: Kim Wheeler, Jennifer Dooley, Dana Chissom, Johnny Allen, Kathy Smith, Michael Allen, Todd Allen, Jamie Knopp and John Knopp

  • Fifteen great-grandchildren

  • One brother and one sister, Otis Skaggs of Earlville, IL; and Estleen Wright of Greensburg, KY

  • And nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
She was also preceded in death by one son and one daughter, Gary Allen and Pat Knopp and five brothers and two sisters: Robert Skaggs, Leslie Skaggs, Bill Skaggs, Floyd Skaggs, Walter Ray Skaggs, Marie Thompson and Alice Sprowles.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY in charge of arrangments.

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